Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

Memories of the Royal Naval School, Malta, 1947 - 1978.

 
 

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Alongside HMS Forth 19562147 viewsSentinel. Sea Devil, Tudor, Trenchant.
Peter Palmer
3 commentsPrefect01/24/18 at 14:24pixelshot: Yes remember HMS Forth...do you remember HMS TOTEM...
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Tigne & Sliema Creek904 viewsPostcard. After the Army & Navy had gone.5 commentsPrefect01/24/18 at 14:19pixelshot: Hello Kenneth so your in OZ now... l was with you ...
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1757 viewsTal Handak Class 1DG 1958 - 195912 commentsBillPutman01/24/18 at 09:03pixelshot: Beer242...Yes Carol and l were great pals met up w...
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To the Memory of Mr Jack Smedley740 viewsSee also HERE3 commentsPrefect01/13/18 at 00:33Martin Powell: Shark attack on Mr Smedley, who was a teacher at H...
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Dockyard Technical College324 viewsSelf with Godwin Bonnet outside one of the old rooms of the Dockyard Technical College 2016. Godwin was one of the apprentices taught by my father 1959-60.1 commentsMartin Powell01/12/18 at 21:56Martin Powell: See also HERE
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Dockyard College, Clock & Senglea Gate677 viewsNear Sheer Bastion.2 commentsPrefect01/12/18 at 21:40Martin Powell: The five buildings on the waterfront under large s...
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Dunera 1967 Singalong866 viewsChris Fairwood1 commentsPrefect11/28/17 at 15:45Chris Howells: I may be in here somewhere.
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Girls Hockey Team 1965-66651 viewsGaynor Hamley, Elizabeth Forrester, Sally Rathmell, Sarah Jeffries,
Robina Hopkinson, Pat Elliot, Kitty Chaytor, Alicia Eichmann, Helen Rourke, Anne Gardiner, Sadie Lendrum, Betty Elliott, Angela Radley.
1 commentsDugmore11/28/17 at 15:27Chris Howells: Was Alicia related to Eddie Eichmann?
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Meleiha 1964761 viewsMy brother and sister. Tony went to Maidstone Grammar School and Gwyneth to Luqa Primary.2 commentsChris Howells11/27/17 at 14:46Martin Powell: Truly sorry to learn that Chris. Condolences to yo...
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Meleiha 1964761 viewsMy brother and sister. Tony went to Maidstone Grammar School and Gwyneth to Luqa Primary.2 commentsChris Howells11/26/17 at 16:40Chris Howells: My sister, Gwyneth, sadly passed away this year. I...
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Summer 1954393 viewsRoger Toms with 2nd Sliema Scouts 1954 names required1 commentsPodge11/25/17 at 13:59phillrose: There was a scout hut in Tigne Barracks, was this ...
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Daphne Wye956 viewsOn her roof at Senglea.3 commentsPrefect11/11/17 at 08:57alexander: i stayed there in st josephes street 57/60 a crowd...
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Malta '54393 viewsRoger Toms with David ? At the Marsa club.1 commentsPodge10/16/17 at 08:29Podge: Myself on the right and David at the Masa club
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348 viewsMyself standing with David ? At the Marsa club.1 commentsPodge10/16/17 at 08:27Podge: Myself standing with David ? At the Marsa club.
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Form 3F October 19752098 viewsRuth Markwell1 commentsPrefect10/13/17 at 16:42Frenchcol: I was so young !
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HMS Serene 1946292 viewsAlgerine Class1 commentsPrefect08/19/17 at 22:39Martin Powell: c/w RNSA 14 dinghy.
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Things are looking UP !!685 viewsThe building of the huge 38-storey tower proposed by the Gasan Group is set to have a dramatic impact on views enjoyed by pedestrians strolling along Ghar id-Dud, the Sliema promenade, apart from breaking the skyline when viewed from as far away as Rinella Bay in Kalkara.

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9 commentsadmin08/13/17 at 10:28phillrose: I was looking round a photographic display in the ...
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Things are looking UP !!685 viewsThe building of the huge 38-storey tower proposed by the Gasan Group is set to have a dramatic impact on views enjoyed by pedestrians strolling along Ghar id-Dud, the Sliema promenade, apart from breaking the skyline when viewed from as far away as Rinella Bay in Kalkara.

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9 commentsadmin08/09/17 at 13:36Grahame Cain: This is just ghastly! It will be visible from Gozo...
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Things are looking UP !!685 viewsThe building of the huge 38-storey tower proposed by the Gasan Group is set to have a dramatic impact on views enjoyed by pedestrians strolling along Ghar id-Dud, the Sliema promenade, apart from breaking the skyline when viewed from as far away as Rinella Bay in Kalkara.

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9 commentsadmin08/07/17 at 11:30admin: A paradox, a paradox, a most ingenious paradox...h...
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Things are looking UP !!685 viewsThe building of the huge 38-storey tower proposed by the Gasan Group is set to have a dramatic impact on views enjoyed by pedestrians strolling along Ghar id-Dud, the Sliema promenade, apart from breaking the skyline when viewed from as far away as Rinella Bay in Kalkara.

See THIS PAGE
9 commentsadmin08/07/17 at 10:41phillrose: A comment was made with regard to Singapore which ...
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Sheep (Not Shoats!)469 viewsWied il-Ghasel near Mosta.4 commentsPrefect07/29/17 at 01:58admin: ....or do they? See WIKI
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Malta National Archives Memory Project372 viewsI work at the National Archives of Malta, on the Memorja (National Memory) project. I am conducting oral history interviews with British ex-servicemen/women and their families, who came to Malta after WWII. I was directed towards this fantastic website, and wondered if there was anybody who would like to speak to me about their experiences of being in Malta. By after WWII I mean any decade really! It would be great to have a variety of different decades if possible.

For people who are interested my email address is sandra.blake@gov.mt. I would be happy to provide additional information on the project and be very grateful for any assistance you are able to give.

Thank you and kind regards,

Sandra Blake

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2 commentsadmin07/06/17 at 14:47Martin Powell: ....../ contd - The long-term goal for Memorja is ...
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Malta National Archives Memory Project372 viewsI work at the National Archives of Malta, on the Memorja (National Memory) project. I am conducting oral history interviews with British ex-servicemen/women and their families, who came to Malta after WWII. I was directed towards this fantastic website, and wondered if there was anybody who would like to speak to me about their experiences of being in Malta. By after WWII I mean any decade really! It would be great to have a variety of different decades if possible.

For people who are interested my email address is sandra.blake@gov.mt. I would be happy to provide additional information on the project and be very grateful for any assistance you are able to give.

Thank you and kind regards,

Sandra Blake

(More detail in comments below).
2 commentsadmin07/06/17 at 14:44admin: This is an overview of the sort of thing I’m looki...
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Peter Sheldrake & Barry Horder 758 views Tal Handak Sports Day, Wednesday 21st May 1952 at Manoel Island.1 commentsPrefect06/16/17 at 19:25billkby: That's odd I was there in 1952 but don't...
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Cubs mid 50s734 viewsPat Fairbairn1 commentsPrefect06/16/17 at 12:14billkby: I remember being in1st Tal Handaq cubs around 1953...
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Tigne & Sliema Creek904 viewsPostcard. After the Army & Navy had gone.5 commentsPrefect05/16/17 at 10:01kenneth c proudlove: Not to mention, Hms Woodbridge haven, and five or ...
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Plevna Hotel, Then & Now.526 viewsHughes Hallett Street, Tigne.
Named after Colonel Henry or The Captain?
2 commentsPrefect03/25/17 at 13:21DZ5591: Same with us: on arrival (1947) we were in the Ple...
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Scouts 1949807 viewsAwaiting the arrival of HRH Princess Elizabeth.1 commentsPrefect03/25/17 at 13:13DZ5591: Some of my class there in the cubs row: Ian Wood? ...
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Plevna Hotel, Then & Now.526 viewsHughes Hallett Street, Tigne.
Named after Colonel Henry or The Captain?
2 commentsPrefect03/15/17 at 17:04Nick Woodley: We stayed in the Plevna for about a month in Nov 1...
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Early 60s films of Malta453 viewsLinks to four films taken by the Stubbs family (no sound).

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Don Stubbs
1 commentsadmin03/04/17 at 23:31admin: Some footage of hols in Italy/Sicily may have crep...
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Staff Photo in front of School Hall 1959?1096 views5 commentsjknight03/03/17 at 16:37deco.rise: I was there in 1959. Remember Cpt Mannering & Lt C...
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View of the old Lido, Tigne, Tue 1st Aug 1989 © 1365 views4 commentsDavid Robinson03/03/17 at 16:33deco.rise: Apart from the mess in front, remember this as tho...
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